Jan 29, 2024

KM852 Full-time – Governess / Governor (live out)

  • Duke & Duchess International
  • Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Full time Governor Governess

Job Description

Full-time English-speaking Governess/Governor required for G5, B7 & B9, located in Dubai, UAE. Live out. Salary AED 4000 – AED 5500 per week. Start ASAP.

A nice family is seeking a caring, kind, sporty, professional, and experienced English-speaking Governess/Governor for their children to assist in their learning, care, and development.

As a Governess/Governor, you will work with the children to immerse them in the English language through structured and planned games, activities, and play. You will be responsible for meeting their daily needs and offer learning at every opportunity. You will escort during walks and to additional activities, promote good behaviour, teach etiquette, and be a positive role model.

In addition, you will also be responsible for meeting their daily needs and supervising the children’s meals, supporting and promoting the children’s independence, and hygiene. You will be responsible for creating and monitoring a daily timetable and will be expected to liaise with parents, tutors, drivers and other members of staff at all times.

The educational focus will be to help the children master the international school program and develop their communication skills in English. It is important to the parents that the Governess/Govenor is not just a mentor, but becomes a friend to the children, able to interest them and build a trusting relationship with them. The children are well-mannered, motivated & active. The household is fully staffed. 

The ideal candidate will be an experienced Governess/Governor with a sporty nature and relevant childcare & teaching qualifications. A solid understanding of early years and primary education is required. The role is most suited to candidates who are energetic, engaging and active. Candidate must also have great time management skills to be able to monitor the children’s schedule.

Speaking Russian, Chinese or Arabic will be beneficial to your application.

The working schedule will be 6 days on / 1 day off.  Working from 15:30 to 20:00. Saturday is the full working day working approximately 5-8 hours, Sunday is a day off. Flexibility is required

The family is based in Dubai (JBR) and travels frequently, the Governess/Governor will be required to travel with them and continue to provide fun, educational activities to the children, incorporating the world around them.

This is a live-out position with a private apartment or rental allowance provided for the candidate. Ideally suitable for the candidates who are already based in Dubai.

The salary on offer is AED 4000 – AED 5500 per week and is negotiable depending on the skills and qualifications of the candidate.

Package:
Salary AED 4000- AED 5500 per week
Live-out position, accommodation provided
Working schedule 6 days on / 1 day off
Visa support
International travel
Paid holiday

Requirements:
English-speaking Governess / Governor
Relevant teaching & childcare qualifications
Experienced in working in private households
The ability to speak Russian, Chinese or Arabic would be beneficial
Driving licence preferable
Professional, friendly, energetic, sporty & flexible
Ideally based in Dubai
Available to start ASAP


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